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World War II

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1944
Casselton, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Quartermaster Corps
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944 / Age: 27

Died while in MIA status. Body was not recovered.

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1944
Regent, ND
World War II - POW
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Navy
Date of Capture: October 24, 1944 / Age: 26

Died while in a POW camp.

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1944
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Navy
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944 / Age: 23

Died while in MIA status - buried at sea.

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1944
Minot, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944

Died while in MIA status - buried at sea.

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1944
Leonard, ND
World War II - POW
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 93rd Bomber Squadron, 19th Bomber Group, Heavy
Date of Capture: October 24, 1944 / Age: 27

Died in POW status in Bataan.

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1944
Minot, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Navy
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944

Died while in MIA status.

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1944
Strasburg, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944

Died while in MIA status.

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1944
Mandan, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944

Died while in MIA status - buried at sea.

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1944
Bottineau, ND
World War II - MIA
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944 / Age: 28

Died while in MIA status. Killed aboard the USS Birmingham.

WWII Memorial, Hoboken
1944
Bismarck, ND
World War II - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 24th Quartermaster Company, 24th Infantry Division
Date of Loss: October 24, 1944 / Age: 30

Killed in action in the Philippines after suffering fatal wounds on Leyte Island.

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